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Age Discrimination effects Elderly

A 2012 report on aging has showed that the elderly are discriminated against in large numbers in Canada. The term for this form of discrimination is called “Ageism” The study found three most common types ageism based on the responses of seniors were – The feeling of becoming invisible to the world around them The belief by others that they(…)

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Retirement Income – Not All Income is Created Equal 2/3

Retirement Income – Not All Income is Created Equal 2/3

When planning for retirement, not all income is created equal. Some income is guaranteed some is not. Some income is flexible some is less flexible.  The key to creating a balanced income in retirement is to diversify your financial assets and income streams. This is the focus of the second part of my series on Retirement Income(…)

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Retirement Income – How much is Enough Part 1/3

Retirement Income – How much is Enough Part 1/3

The image of retirement is one of luxury vacations, golfing with your friends 3 days a week and spending time with/and spoiling the grand children. The reality for many is pinching pennies, limited travel and maybe dinner out once a month. Many baby boomer’s are finding the costs of their lifestyle are too much to(…)

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Debt Free Faster

Debt Free Faster

Are you drowning in debt? If this is you are not alone. Debt has grown like a virus over the last 10 years in Kelowna. Incomes in the Okanagan are stagnant for many, others are out of work and now paying off personal debt seem almost impossible. Before you give up here are three ways to(…)

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